Bankers, lenders and economic development professionals - join us to learn about a variety of loan programs and technical support that is available through these organizations and how you can partner with non-traditional lenders to help entrepreneurs
Join us virtually to hear the latest ways in which employers are engaging with locals students and schools. Register here: https://forms.gle/7Mo2NZ3ugtiFxeAa9
REGIONAL ACTION PLAN Regional Food Business Center December 2023 The North Central USDA Regional Food Business Center (NCRFBC) will accelerate the transformation of regional food systems and increase economic activity of small/mid-sized
The Upper Minnesota River Art Crawl celebrated 20 years! View the 2023 Meander Economic Impacts
The UMVRDC monthly meeting scheduled for October 24th has been cancelled. We will resume our regular monthly meeting schedule in November. Any questions? Call the UMVRDC at 320-289-1981.
UMVRDC 50th Anniversary Celebration Highlights The UMVRDC celebrates 50 years of serving the region in 2023 and to kick off this milestone, we celebrated in July with our annual tour and business meeting, as well as an open house, entertainment, and
Calling all area employers and community leaders! Hear the latest workforce data and trends, along with successful examples of what employers and communities are doing to address the workforce shortage. Click here to view event details:
Digital Equity (now called Digital Opportunity) Summary and Update In March, the UMVRDC was designated as a Digital Connection Committee by the DEED Office of Broadband Development (OBD). As such, the UMVRDC convened key stakeholders in the region